Baby Delivered at Omaha Gas Station on Valentine's Day

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

One Omaha family will have more than hearts and flowers to celebrate on Valentine's Day.

Domingo Cruz and his wife, Elia Velasco, will now celebrate the
birth of their son, who was delivered outside a south Omaha gas

Cruz said he was in route to the hospital with his laboring wife Tuesday
when she yelled that she wasn't going to make it. Her baby wasn't
due for another two weeks, so her early labor caught them by

Cruz says he pulled into the gas station and called 911.

Omaha firefighters arrived in minutes and helped deliver the
healthy 6-pound, 5- ounce baby in his parents' car outside the

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